Symphonic metal

Symphonic metal is a term used to describe heavy metal music that has symphonic elements; that is, elements that sound similar to a classical symphony. Symphonic metal is both a genre of metal and a name given to several subgenres of other metal genres, and as such, both forms of usage have slightly varying definitions. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Nemesea

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Thursday 5 February 2015
Port Harbour + Skyward
Port Harbour, SkywardConcert
Tree House Lounge
Washington DC, United States
38.903913 -76.992616
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Thursday 9 April 2015
ApocalypticaConcert Ace of Spades
Sacramento, United States
38.569884 -121.490948
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Nightwish
Sabaton, DelainConcert
Hammerstein Ballroom
New York NY, United States
40.752664 -73.994309

4 going

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Friday 10 April 2015
Nightwish
Sabaton, DelainConcert
Electric Factory
Philadelphia PA, United States
39.958868 -75.150212

1 going

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Saturday 11 April 2015
Nightwish
Sabaton, DelainConcert
The Palladium
Worcester MA, United States
42.266757 -71.800906

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Monday 13 April 2015
Sixx:A.M.
ApocalypticaConcert
Ogden Theater
Denver CO, United States
39.740397 -104.975265
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  • Wolfofwinter

    No sé si sea que me este poniendo viejo.. Pero tengo un tiempo ya escuchando Bandas de Rock Sinfonico, en especial las muy buenas Bandas Españolas como Dark Moor... Aunque, no abando el genero de mis amores el Thrash, reconozco la tremenda calidad que existe en este genero... Eso si, jamás, me he dejado etiquetar y mucho menos pienso que los generos musicales fuera del thrash no sirven o no son de "rockeros" de verdad !!!! ... Sandeces, solo los chavales piensan de esa manera.

    Wednesday afternoon
  • Viccio90

    This was quite a big thing in late '90 and early '00, but now is there too much of this stuff. To be sure listening to Nightwish, Epica, After Forever, Haggard still can be pleasant. But sometimes I listen to a lot of new bands that are good, but the music is all the same. What i think is that if you want to make this kind of music you have to try doing something original, creative, new. Otherwise is all the same music over and over again

    October 2014
  • hanscoetsee

    I am a die hard metal fan, maybe I am getting old, listened to symphonic metal the other day,now I am hooked. I mentioned this after reading DrDarkoDarlin comment. I find if you don't want to listen to ancient metal bands (Metalica excluded) then symphonic metal groups rule.

    October 2014
  • DrDarkoDarlin

    My subjective taste is the one i can use to say this genre is bigger than life for me. Bt apparently , some of the metal experts think that's no real metal applying arguments about how ''pop'' ''cheesy'' , ''girly'' some of this bands are etc ..Anywhre if this were true , so what? Wow you're so edgy , so antisystem , i'm impressed. You guys take the tags so seriously , it doesnt really mean that are purely symphonic , maybe has more to do with the fact that the bands were thinking in classical/operatic music when they were doing the tunes.

    June 2014
  • WretchedRecords

    When Nothing Remains vinyl pre-orders http://www.wretchedrecords.com/when-nothing-remains

    April 2014
  • whyzdom

    Hi ! I am Vynce Leff from the symphonic metal band Whyzdom. I just wanted to mention that we released a new music video lately : Dancing With Lucifer. Enjoy ! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fADPM7DFtq8

    March 2014
  • mambdm

    Hi! New symphonic metal release - Split LWFDIHH/Uroboros 2014 http://www.lastfm.ru/music/LIBIDO+WITH+FUCKING+DEMONS+IN+HIS+HEAD/LWFDIHH%2FUroboros+Split+2014

    January 2014
  • THXmille138

    agree lol, is catchy baroque melodic music, but at the end is not so pretentious like the real symphonic rock derived from shitty prog of mid 70's. the base of symphonic metal is the fun.

    November 2013
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